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What does SAFA stand for?

SAFA stands for South African Football Association

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In fact, Danny Jordaan, head of the South African Football Association (SAFA), told reporters SAFA has not even held any talks with Queiroz, who coached the South African team in 2001-02.
THE president of the South African Football Association and four officials were suspended in December after Fifa found evidence four friendly internationals in the build-up to the 2010 World Cup were fixed.
THE SUSPENSION OF FIVE SENIOR SOUTH African Football Association (SAFA) officials in December, including its president, Kirsten Nematandani, following FIFA's investigation into match-fixing, relating to games involving Bafana-Bafana in pre-2010 World Cup friendlies, may have come as a huge shock to ordinary followers of the game.
THE head of the South African Football Association and four other officials have been suspended after a Fifa report into match-fixing ahead of the 2010 World Cup found "compelling evidence" friendly internationals were fixed by Far East betting syndicates.
Such an event will only open up possibilities for the rest of the Middle East region in bidding for other bigger events like the Olympic Games," Danny Jordn, Vice-President of the South African Football Association and special advisor of the Organising Committee for the Fifa World Cup, told Gulf News on the sidelines of the Host Cities Forum that concluded here on Wednesday.